Kalimahatmya, Kalimāhātmya: 5 definitions


Kalimahatmya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kalimahatmya in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kalimāhātmya (कलिमाहात्म्य).—n (S) The sway or influence of the evil age kali.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kalimahatmya in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Kalimāhātmya (कलिमाहात्म्य) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Rice. 82.

2) Kālīmāhātmya (कालीमाहात्म्य):—from Mārkaṇḍeyapurāṇa. See Devīmāhātmya.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Kālīmāhātmya (कालीमाहात्म्य):—[=kālī-māhātmya] [from kālī > kāla] n. = devī-māh.

[Sanskrit to German]

Kalimahatmya in German

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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